Age of Steam: Deluxe Edition

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Eagle Games

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A completely re-envisioned, artistically-rejuvenated deluxe edition of the classic railroad game!
Backers: 3129
Average Pledge Per Backer: $89

Funded: $278,302 of $30,000
Dates: Mar 7th -> Mar 22nd (16 days)
Project By: Eagle Games
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Latest News

Project FAQ

March 22nd - via:
As we near the end of the campaign we want to cover a few frequently asked questions that you may not have seen in the comments and/or previous updates. How large are the Wooden Locomotives?  We cover a lot of detail about the Wooden Locomotive set... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Map Unlocked!

March 20th - via:
Finland Map Unlocked! We have unlocked the final Stretch Goal map - Finland! This brings the total maps included in the KS edition of the game to 10 with 3 additional maps available as an optional buy. Preview of the German rulebook draft You can... (Read More)

The one about the Poker Chips

March 18th - via:
Okay, so here's the scoop on the poker chips.   When planning started for the production of this game (and this Kickstarter) several months ago, we carefully went over with the licensor, Winsome Games, what the ideal nature and composition of the... (Read More)

Clarifying what it means to pledge $1 to this campaign

March 17th - via:
REMINDER: Heavy Cardboard will be hosting a livestream of Age of Steam: Deluxe tomorrow, Monday, March 18th at 11am EST / 10am CST / 3pm GMT. $1 - Boiler Stoker Backers There have been several questions and Comments lately about $1 pledges and what... (Read More)

Two and three player maps and boxes -- Future Plans revealed.

March 16th - via:
Randal and I are listening to and reading all the Comments that are coming in from you about maps and boxes.  Randal has been at GAMA, Dice Tower West and the SaltCon conventions for most all of the past two weeks while doing his very best to keep... (Read More)

The resolution with Martin Wallace and what to expect from here on out

March 15th - via:
Thanks to the "many of you" who have congratulated us on the resolution with Martin and, as he said in his press release, "putting this behind us and moving forward". I also want to thank Patrick Olmstead, Martin's attorney, for helping Martin and me... (Read More)

Player Disks & Wooden Locomotives

March 14th - via:
We've unlocked the next Stretch Goal map of Hungary! These Stretch Goal maps will be free to Kickstarter backers who pledge for a copy of Age of Steam: Deluxe but these will not be in the retail edition of the game. Wooden Locomotives We have... (Read More)

The issue of giving the “designer” credit for this design

March 9th - via:
We are a games publisher. We are not lawyers or judges. It is not up to us to decide who designed this game, it is up to us to determine who has the rights to publish the game; and then to sign a contract with that person to license those rights;... (Read More)

Solo Play, Player Counts & Stretch Goal Map Add-Ons

March 9th - via:
Solo Play & Player Counts We have updated the game stats on the box to state 1-6 players given that the Barbados map included is a solo player map. St. Lucia is a 2-player map and the other 4 included in the KS & retail edition are aimed at... (Read More)

#2 Stretch Goal Achieved -- the map of Poland is now added!

March 8th - via:
Thanks to the continued support of now-over 1200 Backers in the first 21 hours of this campaign, the expansion map of Poland will be added on the backside of the map of France and there will be 8 maps that are included for your Kickstarter pledge!... (Read More)

First 12 Hours: Heavy Cardboard Livestream Planned

March 7th - via:
We just passed the first 12 hours of the campaign and we must say we are blown away by the support for this project. We want to make Age of Steam: Deluxe the best edition we can of the game, but we can't do it without your support. We have unlocked... (Read More)

WOW! First Stretch Goal reached in 90 minutes!

March 7th - via:
The map of France Stretch Goal has been reached already. Next up will be the map of Poland, which will be added when we reach 1200 Backers. The Poland map will be the back-side of the map of France.  Ian O'Toole has not yet completed the graphics... (Read More)

Fully funded in 30 minutes! Thanks for your great support!

March 7th - via:
Thanks for your terrific support for Age of Steam Deluxe.  Now that we are fully funded to produce the game we want to assure you that you will be very happy with and proud to own the production we have planned for you.  We have spent lots of time... (Read More)

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